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Spinning Wheel ~ Charkha Spinning Wheel ~ Punis ~ Tahkli Spindle

Spinning Wheels

 
 

SPINNING WHEELS

- Hand Crafted Spinning wheels

SPINNING WHEEL

- Book Model Charkha

Hand crafted in teak wood, this is the authentic Gandhi Charkha Wheel. It includes 3 spindles, cotton drive band and a skeiner. Everything folds up into a case resembling a hardback book. Its uniquely small compact size and the fact it is from India makes it a special tool. It has a history that helped force change in India during the rule of the British empire. Ideal for spinning short staple fibres such as cotton or lamb's fine wool into fine yarns. Excellent for spinning coloured cottons which are of short fibres. Also good for silk, angora, cashmere, dog hair, or any fine fibre.

charkha spinning wheel
£90 (Free Delivery within UK & Europe)
Product Features:
▪ Handcrafted in India.
▪ Made from Teak wood with a French varnish finish.
▪ Spinning ratio 100:1
▪ Weighs only 2 lbs
▪ The set includes three spindles, cotton drive band and a skeiner.
▪ Ideal for spinning short staple fibres such as cotton or lamb's fine wool
▪ Everything folds up nicely into a book like case of 10" X 6.5" X 2"
▪ Because of small size, you can easily carry it wherever you go!
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SPINNING WHEEL

- Travel Model Charkha

Hand crafted in teak wood, this is the authentic Gandhi Charkha Spinning Wheel. It includes 3 spindles, cotton drive band and a skeiner. Everything folds up into a wooden case. This Charkha spinning wheel is in a shape of the Box and is very compact and slightly heavier than Book Charkha. It has a history that helped force change in India during the rule of the British empire. Ideal for spinning short staple fibres such as cotton or lamb's fine wool into fine yarns. Excellent for spinning coloured cottons which are short fibred. Also good for silk, angora, cashmere, dog hair, or any fine fibre.

spinning wheel charkha
£100 (Free Delivery within UK & Europe)
Product Features:
▪ Handcrafted in India.
▪ Made from Teak wood with a French varnish finish.
▪ Spinning ratio 100:1
▪ Weighs only 3 lbs
▪ The set includes three spindles, cotton drive band and a skeiner.
▪ Ideal for spinning short staple fibres such as cotton or lamb's fine wool
▪ Folds up into a compact size box of 13” X 7.5” 2.5"
▪ Light Weight weighing only 3 lbs to travel with!
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SPINNING WHEEL

- Box Model Charkha

Hand crafted in teak wood, this is the authentic Gandhi Charkha Wheel. It includes 3 spindles, cotton drive band and a skeiner. Everything folds up into a wood box. Its a conversation piece and a unique, must have spinning tool. It has a history and became a symbol of self-sufficiency in India that helped force change in India during the rule of the British empire. Ideal for spinning short staple fibres such as cotton or lamb's fine wool into fine yarns. Excellent for spinning coloured cottons which are short fibred. Also good for silk, angora, cashmere, dog hair, or any fine fibre.

spinning wheel charkha
£110 (Free Delivery within UK & Europe)
Product Features:
▪ Handcrafted in India.
▪ Made from Teak wood with a French varnish finish.
▪ Spinning ratio 100:1
▪ Sturdy, compact and weighs 5.5 lbs
▪ The set includes three spindles, cotton drive band and a skeiner.
▪ Ideal for spinning short staple fibres such as cotton or lamb's fine wool
▪ Everything folds up nicely into a wooden box of 16" X 9" X 3.5"
▪ Accessories Box to keep spindles and strings!

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COTTON SPINNING

- Cotton Punis and Cotton Lint for Spinners and Weavers

WHITE COTTON PUNIS

- Ready-to-spin White Cotton Punis

COTTON PUNIS - Ready-to-spin, cotton punis are the perfect companion fibre for the Charkha, although they can of course be spun on any wheel. The way they are prepared makes spinning cotton a pleasure. They are the perfect size to carry around for portable spinning on your drop spindle. They come in 100 g bundles. Approximately 40 punis per bundle

cotton punis white
£10 for 100g bundle - Approx. 40 punis (Free Shipping within UK)
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COLORED COTTON PUNIS

- Naturally coloured, undyed Cotton Punis

COLORED COTTON PUNIS - Ready-to-spin, naturally coloured cotton punis are the perfect companion fibre for the Charkha, although they can of course be spun on any wheel. The cotton colour is natural and is undyed or unbleached. The way they are prepared makes spinning cotton a pleasure. They are the perfect size to carry around for portable spinning on your drop spindle. They come in 100g bundles. Approximately 40 punis per bundle

coloured cotton punis
£20 for 100 g bundle - Approx. 40 punis (Free Shipping within UK)
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BROWN COTTON LINT

- Brown Cotton Lint for Spinning

Naturally coloured cotton for spinning cotton. Make a puni from the lint or use the lint in any way to spin on your favourite wheel.

brown cotton lint
£40 per lb of naturally coloured cotton lint (Free Shipping within UK)

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Note: As Charkhas are hand crafted, each spinning wheel will have slight cosmetic differences and may be not have the fine finish as a western made wheel. It is just the nature of the product as made and used in India. However, it is very efficient to use and a great way to spin.




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